Christopher and His Kind

Overview

Christopher Isherwood's bestselling memoir comes to the screen in this affecting BBC docudrama starring Matt Smith. Desperate to escape the suffocating restraints of British society, young idealist Christopher (Smith) flees to Berlin, where he's welcomed into the sexually ambiguous cabaret subculture with open arms. But just as the naïve newcomer begins to embrace his new, sexually liberated lifestyle, Nazi politics cast an oppressive cloud over life in Berlin.
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Overview

Christopher Isherwood's bestselling memoir comes to the screen in this affecting BBC docudrama starring Matt Smith. Desperate to escape the suffocating restraints of British society, young idealist Christopher (Smith) flees to Berlin, where he's welcomed into the sexually ambiguous cabaret subculture with open arms. But just as the naïve newcomer begins to embrace his new, sexually liberated lifestyle, Nazi politics cast an oppressive cloud over life in Berlin.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • UPC: 066805310652
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Source: Bfs Entertainment
  • Region Code: 1
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 26,750

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Matt Smith
Toby Jones
Imogen Poots
Douglas Booth
Pip Carter
Alexander Doetsch
Iddo Goldberg
Issy van Randwyck
Lindsay Duncan
Technical Credits
Geoffrey Sax Director
Michele Buck Executive Producer
Celia Duval Producer
Kevin Elyot Executive Producer, Screenwriter
Rebecca Keane Executive Producer
Dominik Scherrer Score Composer
Damien Timmer Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Christopher and His Kind
1. Scene 1 [7:03]
2. Scene 2 [5:29]
3. Scene 3 [7:11]
4. Scene 4 [7:19]
5. Scene 5 [7:33]
6. Scene 6 [8:55]
7. Scene 7 [8:17]
8. Scene 8 [8:42]
9. Scene 9 [7:14]
10. Scene 10 [6:31]
11. Scene 11 [7:20]
12. Scene 12 [8:13]
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